Nov 16, 2012 5:00pm EST
new version of cracker jacks, baked with caffeine. they're calling it cracker jacked. the high energy popcorn will only be marketed to adults. we want to know what you this. head to our website, abc2news.com/facebook and soundoff. is frito-lay taking the caffeine craze too far. >>> more than 18,000 people are out of work right now. >> and a snack staple is no more. hostess, the make are of treats like twinkies, ding dongs is leck question dating. that means the loss of 18,500 jobs. employees were sent home today and their operations have stopped. >>> products on the store shelves and in the outlet stores will be sold until they run out. that have folks buying up twinkies in bulk and selling them on e bay. we fond some on e bay and amazon. until this move, a box of hostess twinkies only cost $3.35. >>> hitting puberty is a frightening time for parents and children. >> why girls who mature earlier may be at risk for health conditions. >> former cia director david petraeus heads to capitol hill to talk about what happened in libya. >> it's beautiful here. we'll talk a lot more about it.
Nov 15, 2012 5:00pm EST
energy drink is being investigated by the fda as a possible factor in several deaths. >> monster was linked to five deaths, now five hour will also be investigated. officials say it may have been at least a factor in 13 deaths over the last four years. it contains less caffeine than monster but more than one could be potentially dangerous. >> now someone was to drink multiple cans which is when we see a lost side effects with this you are getting up to huge amounts, 30, 40 cups of coffee. >> reporter: the makers of the drinks point out they are just claims and there is no proven link between the drinks and the deaths. most experts say the fatal dose for an adult would be nearly impossible to drink but the energy drinks could be dangerous for children with heart problems. >> the former cia direct ear breaking his silence saying he never gave away classified information to his mistress. the government officials say they don't expect the scandal toa to affect anyone else. >> reporter: during his visit to thailand the secretary of defense said he doesn't expect other military officers to